Bill Edward Dukes, 71, of Paducah died at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013, at his home.
He was a U.S. Army veteran and worked for Walker Boat Yard.
He is survived by one sister, Paulette Dukes of Paducah; seven brothers, Roy Dukes, Ronnie Dukes, Mike Dukes, Gary Dukes, Terry Dukes, Chris Dukes and Charles Dukes, all of Paducah; and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
He was preceded in death by one brother and two sisters. His parents were Paul Dukes and Rebecca Chambers Dukes.
Friends may call from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013, at Keeling Family Funeral Home. There will be no service.